Reviews

Mount & Blade: Viking Conquest Review – Time to Pillage

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Mount & Blade: Viking Conquest is an odd duck. An expansion for a four-year old game is definitely something of an outlier, and with Mount and Blade: Warband’s reputation there are also higher expectations… plus the fact that it is about Vikings! Who doesn’t want a good Viking game? Read More »

Talisman Digital Edition Review – Claim the Crown of Command!

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Talisman Digital Edition by Nomad Games Limited is a digital port of the classic adventure board game for 1-4 players. Players play the role of one of 14 different characters, each with a special ability, and will be racing against each other to be the first to claim the Crown of Command. The core game mechanics are deceptively simple: roll ... Read More »

Super Galaxy Squadron – Nostalgic for Yesteryear

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Who likes SHMUPs? The good old fashioned SHoot ‘eM UPs games from yesteryear, like Zero Wing and Gradius where all you had is a trusty ship, the ability to move faster than bullets coming directly at you, and a constant supply of upgrades to deal with the seemingly endless swarms of enemies. Psyche Studios wants to recapture that magic of ... Read More »

Puzzle Forge 2 – Blacksmithing on the go

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Mobile games tend to love having Free to Play puzzle games that kill a few minutes of your time, bit by bit. Many use the idea of Bejeweled and work on improving that formula, but Puzzle Forge 2 decides to take a twist on the classic. Created by Tuesday Game, you take the role of a blacksmith in a generic ... Read More »

Mold on Pizza Review – Claim your pizza!

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Quirky, cute and unique, Mold on Pizza is a fun little mobile game in which a mold and it’s friends battle preservatives to claim some pizza as their own.  Available for iOS and Android, Mold on Pizza is a free-to-play game with in-app purchases from BTNcafe.   Read More »

Resident Evil HD Remaster Review – Remastering the Remake

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Capcom has a penchant for remakes, reimaginings, rereleases, remasters and, of course, they are the creators of Resident Evil. Naturally, this remaster of the 2002 GameCube Resident Evil was not an unexpected move for Capcom, but that doesn’t make it any less exciting. This beloved 2002 remake has accrued a 91% aggregate rating on Metacritic, and rightly so. It took what was ... Read More »

8-Bit Boy Review – Nostalgia: The Game

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I’ve talked about how difficult games have a growing market before. This includes people who play the older games that relied on the difficulty of games in order to keep the person playing. The time spent playing is lengthened from what would have been an hour or two long to go through is extended to days or weeks. That one ... Read More »

Strife: Veteran Edition Review – Blast from the Past

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Released in 1996, Strife: Quest for the Sigil was, in a phrase, ahead of its time. This Doom engine shooter was practically a RPG, with wide hub levels to explore and plenty of unique NPCs to talk to. In a way, every FPS/RPG hybrid, such as E.Y.E Divine Cybermancy or Fallout: New Vegas owes just as much to Strife as ... Read More »

Duke Nukem 3D: Megaton Edition Review – Come Get Some

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Duke Nukem 3D is a game of almost legendary status. When it was released in 1996, it was widely regarded as one of the best FPSs ever made. Its reputation was what lead to such eager anticipation of Duke Nukem Forever in 2011. Loyal fans were dying to see their hero in a brand new game. With the release of ... Read More »